Tips, Tricks and Tutorials


Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 Use this section to share your tips and tricks specifically related to the Raspberry Pi 2. Tried & Tested Have you discovered something that works perfectly, or maybe nearly perfectly with some adjustments? This is the place to share them. Tips & Tricks Got something cool to share that will make Ubuntu MATE even more enjoyable and productive? This is the place to leave them. Tutorials & Guides Tutorials, guidance and how-to's for Ubuntu MATE that will help other users belong here.
Tips, Tutorials and Guides Index [Tips, Tricks and Tutorials] (7)

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About the Tips, Tricks and Tutorials category [Tips, Tricks and Tutorials] (2)
Ultimate REMOVE thread (Remove unnecessary packages from Ubuntu Mate) [Tips & Tricks] (3)
Boot a live CD iso on your hard drive using GRUB2 [Tips & Tricks] (3)
How to install Anaconda (Python) [Tutorials & Guides] (2)
Taking screenshots of an area doesn't work via keyboard shortcut [Tips & Tricks] (16)
Add a corner-activated window picker for Marco [Tutorials & Guides] (5)
Adapting Ubuntu MATE 16.04 image to run on the 3B+/3A+ [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (2)
Adapting official Ubuntu MATE 16.04.2 LTS image to run on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ (3B+) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (12)
Getting Wine from the Official Builds PPA [Tutorials & Guides] (5)
How to turn Ubuntu Mate into Ubuntu Mate Studio ( 2 ) [Tutorials & Guides] (34)
Recovering deleted files and folders [Tutorials & Guides] (4)
How to resolve login failure "password not recognised" [Tips & Tricks] (1)
How to recover a /home partition marked as unallocated [Tips & Tricks] (1)
AArch64 on Raspberry Pi 2 (rev 1.2), 3B, 3B+ ( 2 3 4 ) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (79)
How to enable support for Raspberry Pi 3B+ and 3A+ in Ubuntu MATE [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (13)
Move/Resize Windows in a fast way [Tips & Tricks] (3)
(UNOFFICIAL) Ubuntu MATE 18.04 beta for the Raspberry Pi 3 (ARM64) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (5)
LibreOffice Base - tutorials and notes [Tutorials & Guides] (2)
Share your System Specs -- Super List ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ) [Tried & Tested] (154)
Cleaning some differences after upgrading UM 16.04 to 18.04 [Tried & Tested] (2)
How To Activate Ubuntu Login Sound ( 2 3 ) [Tutorials & Guides] (49)
VPN-How To Connect Successfully & Securely -UFW/OpenVPN/UbuntuMATE 15.04 [Tutorials & Guides] (9)
Installing Mint themes in 18.04.1 LTS [Tried & Tested] (3)
[Tutorial] - Flash Player for Chromium and Firefox ( 2 3 ) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (40)
[How-To] Set Up and Upgrade Ubuntu MATE 16.04 on a Pi 2/3/3B+ [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (6)
Auto-login to the Desktop [Tips & Tricks] (11)
How to edit "Cosmos" theme and put whatever image you'd like and have them changing automatically [Tutorials & Guides] (3)
How to: Quick switch Audio Out from taskbar without entering Audio Settings [Tips & Tricks] (3)
How to: Dell XPS 13 closed lid and WD15 Dock with 2 external monitors [Tips & Tricks] (1)